Niagara Women's Enterprise Centre (NWEC), has a mandate to provide assistance, training and resources to unemployed and/or underemployed women in the Niagara Region who want to obtain employment or create a business.
We have established and provided sector specific certificate training programs and various employment supports to over 2000 women across Niagara since 1999 in an effort to relieve women living in poverty.
NWEC is a charity that is owned and operated by Niagara Peninsula Homes. It's also known as Niagara Peninsula Community Resource Centre
We have developed and continue to encourage a variety of community partnerships with employers, businesses, educational institutions, employment agencies and organizations.
Our programs are designed to assist women who may have experienced a variety of barriers to employment.
The barriers may include:
Niagara Peninsula Homes programs are specially designed to develop social enterprise and achieve these goals.
Click here to browse through our programs.